inner workings, plants, intentions, and operational capacity. i think there is no greater testament to the importance of this financial intelligence than the present here this morning of the director of national intelligence, jim clapper. the department of terrorism and operational financial intelligence target the top threats facing our nation, including terrorism, proliferation, drug-trafficking, rogue regimes, and transnational organized crime. still, a decade after september 11, the financial community continues to thrive. earlier this year, there was a new position established headed by lesley ireland who is here this morning, will coordinate across the agencies all security threats including transnational criminal.